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H.R. 3465 (116th): Fallen Journalists Memorial Act


To authorize the Fallen Journalists Memorial Foundation to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Grace Napolitano

Sponsor. Representative for California's 32nd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Jun 25, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 23, 2020

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 23, 2020.

Law
Pub.L. 116-253
Cosponsors

49 Cosponsors (45 Democrats, 4 Republicans)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Napolitanos Fallen Journalists Memorial Act Passes House
    — Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA32] (Sponsor) on Sep 22, 2020

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - September 25, 2020
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 29, 2020

My Votes – Week of September 21st
    — Rep. Cathy Anne McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Sep 25, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 3465 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 5068: Women Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act

Passed House (Senate next) on Oct 1, 2020. 87% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 473: To authorize the Every Word We Utter Monument to establish a commemorative work in the District of Columbia and its environs, and for other purposes.

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 17, 2020. 88% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 3349: Republic of Texas Legation Memorial Act

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 2020. 82% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 4744: Republic of Texas Legation Memorial Act

Introduced on Sep 29, 2020. 79% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 3474: Women Who Worked on the Home Front World War II Memorial Act

Introduced on Mar 12, 2020. 81% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jun 25, 2019
 
Introduced

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Dec 4, 2019
 
Considered by National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jan 15, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Aug 4, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Sep 18, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Sep 21, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 2, 2020
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 23, 2020
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3465 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3465. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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